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Potato, bacon and leek soup



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Potato, bacon and leek soup

  • 30 grams Butter
  • 1 leek, Roughly chopped
  • 1 onion, Roughly chopped
  • 2-3 cloves garlic
  • 3-6 bacon rashers, Roughly chopped (rind removed
  • 600 grams potatoes, Skin on, roughly chopped
  • 2 tablespoons Thermie veggie stock
  • 750 grams water
  • 150-200 grams cream
  • 50-60 grams cream cheese
  • pinch cracked pepper, To taste
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    Appliance TM 5 image
    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

    Potato, bacon and leek soup
  1. 1. Add Leeks, Bacon, Onion & Garlic to bowl. Chop 5secs, speed 5. Scrape down sides of the bowl and repeat if necessary.

    2. Scrape down bowl. Add Butter to bowl. Cook 5mins, 100c, speed 1

    3. Add potatoes and cook 5mins, 100C, speed 1

    4. Add stock paste, water and cook 20mins, 100C, speed 2 or until potatoes are soft.

    5. Puree slowly increasing the speed from 1-7 for 1-2mins untill smooth.

    6. Add cream, cream cheese and season with pepper to taste.

    7. Cook another 3mins, 100C, speed 2 to incorporate cream.

    8. Serve and enjoy
    Dont forget the crusty bread or toast to serve

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If the potatos are well washed then there is no need to peel them and not peeling them retains more of the nutritional value

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  • Joh.wadsworth:so glad your kids enjoyed it! I'm...

    Submitted by Emilin on 16. February 2018 - 19:02.

    Joh.wadsworth:so glad your kids enjoyed it! I'm look forward to winter nights again

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  • Yum! Tastes amazing! my kid's love it and had...

    Submitted by Joh.wadsworth on 2. August 2017 - 09:41.

    Yum! Tastes amazing! my kid's love it and had extra helpings.. I made it as per the recipe and added a teaspoon full of sour cream after it was served.. and crusty bread of course Big SmileCounter-clockwise operation

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